Free Ways to Prepare for the ACT and SAT

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Kahn Academy: SAT Math Personalized practice recommendations for the skills you'll need for the SAT plus eight official practice exams form College Board.

March 2 Success provides FREE educational materials to help students prepare for the SAT and ACT with practice tests and a series of videos.  They provide customized lesson plans designed to help students focus on areas of need, allowing them to skip through what they already know.  

CollegeBoard is the official SAT site.  Students can take a free practice test or practice with free sample questions.  Students will register to take the SAT and can receive their scores at this site. is the official ACT site.  Students can complete free questions of the day, practice test questions, and download free test tips.  Students will register to take the ACT and can receive their scores at this site.

College Foundation (CFNC) of NC has a free test prep site with resources for SAT, ACT, GRE, and a Vocabulary Builder.  In addition, CFNC has a wealth of resources to help you plan, apply, and save for college.

CK-12 Dashboard is a free SAT prep website that offers engaging lessons in reading, math and writing, 800+ practice exam questions, and a score projector to show you how you are predicted to score on the SAT.

UnionTest Prep is a free ACT prep website that offers practice tests, flashcards and study guides.